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Mueller Report and Anti-Democratic US

According to secondary reporting, the infamous Mueller report alleging Russian “meddling” in the 2016 US presidential election, states that the GRU, an organ of the Russian government, “stole” e-mails from the self-proclaimed “Democratic” National Committee (“D”NC) with the intention of … Continue reading

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New York Times 2019-02-25 on Venezuela

On page A4, they picture the “Venezuelan protesters” and the caption says “Protesters preparing Molotov cocktails on Sunday along the Venezuela-Colombia border.” This is valuable in debating the issue with people who are brainwashed by the media to believe the … Continue reading

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“We”, “We”, “We”, All The Way Home

Dear American who stands for peace and justice: As a matter of effective rhetoric for promoting our common cause, please consider my suggestion to use language that would distance yourself personally from the behavior that you and I disapprove of. … Continue reading

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Utilitarianism vs. Majoritarianism

Advocates for voting reform seem to fall by and large into two camps, the Majoritarians and the Utilitarians. The difference is well illustrated by the example of “Everybody Loves Raymond”. Let’s say the election for Governor of Virginia has three … Continue reading

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In Favor of Enforcing Immigration Laws

The citizens need a system of laws that will protect all workers from abuse. So, no human trafficking, no slavery. All people physically present must enjoy the protection of the laws. Winking at illegal immigration creates a class of people … Continue reading

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If Someone Comments On Your ‘blog, Do You See The Comment?

In the title of http://ronsspot.org/rep-kevin-mccarthy-applauds-synagogue-shooting/ , the author accuses this McCarthy congresscritter, but the body of the post doesn’t seem to explain just where McCarthy supposedly applauded the thing that the title accuses him of having applauded.

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Response to Paul Cohen on “Balanced Approval Voting”

This is in reply to https://www.opednews.com/articles/Opposites-by-Paul-Cohen-Alternative_Approval-Voting_Balanced-Voting_Logic-181020-376.html#comment714429 I suppose Paul Cohen agrees with me that the current voting system used for virtually all (or entirely all) single-winner elections in the US, namely the choose-one plurality system, is not democratic, not democratic-republican, … Continue reading

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